The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 42 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 0.83% 1.68% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 2.20% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
Test Strategy
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
207 227 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 85.54% 76.17% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 195 203 241
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Test Strategy
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (66.67%) QA Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA